LISTENING ALONG THE WAY: ENCOURAGING TALKS FOR WANDERERS

As we're required to retreat inside more often, moments of quiet occur more naturally. When there is silence, there is space for listening. As of late, I prefer listening to podcasts over watching series, as they tend to excite me more in the long run. If you're looking to nourish your mind, here are some…

POST-CAMINO: EXPLORING THE UNKNOWN AND CULTIVATING COURAGE

The two year mark has passed. On the first of March 2018, I embarked on my pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela. Two years later, welcome or not, this moment provokes the need for reflection. Moments like these force me to take a step back and observe what's really going on. Not just here on whenawayfarer.com…

WALKING IN SILENCE: MUSINGS ON A MINDFUL WALKING EXPERIENCE

As you might have read on IG, I recently returned from a silent weekend retreat where I enjoyed a few mindful walks. These turned out to be rather extraordinary experiences, which I'd love to share with you in today's post. When do we really walk with our entire awareness? Probably not when we're trying to…

I DID YOGA FOR THIRTY DAYS, THIS IS WHAT HAPPENED

I love a good thirty day challenge! In January, I committed to thirty days of yoga... In today's post, I'll tell you all about this thirty day yoga journey! My first encounter with yoga was in my modern ballet classes, when I was about twelve years old. Yoga poses were incorporate at the end of…